Burr..it's Cold Outside!

03 Feb 2016

Running long distances in cold weather can be a challenge but with the right clothing and a little planning it can be an enjoyable experience. There are two parts to cold weather running, the first is the weather and the second is coldweatheryour clothing. Let us first delve into the weather side of this topic.

When planning a run the best thing you can do is to either watch the weather the night before your run or check your phone before you head out. Once you have been informed on what the temp is going to be you can start to plan accordingly. A good rule of thumb is to add 10-15 degrees to whatever temperature it is outside. For example if its 40 degrees you can assume that after you get warmed up it will feel like 50-55 degrees outside. If you walk outside and you feel warm and cozy once you stand there for a minute or two you my friend have to many cloths on and you will cook once you get warmed up. You should almost feel chilled when you step out your door. Another thing you need to pay attention to is the wind. A breeze is not so bad but gail force winds will make even a short run miserable. If it is windy outside try and run a hilly route or one with trees, or houses, depending on where you live; this will help block the wind. Something l like to do is to look out my front door, if the trees are swaying head for the hills. One other trick is to plan your route so the wind hits you in the back on your way home; it is a great way to produce a negative split.

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Can Chiropractic Care Help You Perform Better?

13 Jan 2016

You may be someone that plays a sport regularly or someone that just likes to do it for fun. You may also exercise on a regular basis but feel your body Life Expressions Logo MAINisn’t performing as well as it has in the past. Have you thought about going to a Chiropractor to have your nervous system checked and cleared so that you can perform better?

Your thinking that you are healthy and in-shape because you exercise on a regular basis, eat healthy and are free of any injury. You are healthy, but why not raise the bar by going to see a Chiropractor? 

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OMRR Annual Business Meeting & Awards

08 Jan 2016

Are you an OMRR member? Have you ever attended the annual business meeting & awards banquet? If not, you're missing out on a great time! This OMRR Logoyears banquet will be held Saturday, January 23, 2016, 6pm at St. John's C.H. "Chub" O'Reilly Cancer Center, 2055 S Fremont, Springfield. There will be a potluck dinner beginning at 6PM. All OMRR members and their families are welcome to attend and are asked to bring a favorite dish or treat to share. Beverages and dinnerware will be provided.

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How to get the MOST SWAG at Soggy Bottom?!?!

31 Dec 2015

Do you love race SWAG & BLING? If so, you're going to love this! Come on out to the Soggy Bottom running weekend February 27 & 28, 2016 and run multiple events & sign up to be a Volunteer. Volunteer’s will also receive swag. This is how it works...
Volunteers Wanted 

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